Jammu & Kashmir
Day 1: Jammu
On arrival at Jammu railway station proceed to Hotel for overnight
Day 2: Jammu – Srinagar
Our representative will transfer you to the Jammu bus stand and 7/8 hours drive will take you to Srinagar. At Srinagar bus stand, you will be met by our representative and transfer you to Deluxe Houseboat. Overnight at Houseboat
Day 3: Srinagar – Local sightseeing 50 Kms
Half day tour of world famous Mughal Gardens visiting the NishatBagh (The garden of pleasure) and Shalimar Bagh (Abode of love). Return to houseboat for hot lunch. In the afternoon Shikara ride on The Dal Lake to enjoy the beauty that God has graced this city with which is often compared to Venice. You will get a view of some very interesting places around the Lake. Overnight at Houseboat.
Day 4: Srinagar – Gulmarg – Srinagar 112 Kms.
Full day tour of Gulmarg which is one of the most beautiful summer resorts in the valley. It is also popular for its golf course (in summer), the highest in the world and skiing during the winter season. Enjoy the splendor of nature and the snowy mountains. One can have Gondola ride (cable car) from Gulmarg to Khalinmarg In the evening return to Houseboat. Overnight at Houseboat.
Day 5: Srinagar – Sonmarg – Srinagar 196 Kms.
Full day excursion to Sonmarg which is the most beautiful drive from Srinagar. On the way, we stop at many beautiful spots. Continue drive to Sonmarg 2690 Mtrs (Meadow of Gold). One can ride on horse to visit Thajiwas Glacier where snow remains round the year and Sonmarg is known as Gateway of Ladakh. In the evening return to Houseboat. Overnight at Houseboat/Hotel
Day 6: Srinagar – Pahalgam – Srinagar 186 Kms.
Full day excursion to Pahalgam 2440 Mtrs (Vale of Kashmir) on the way visit Saffron fields, Avantipur ruins and Anantnagsulpher spring. Pahalgam is the most famous place for Indian Film Industry. Enjoy the natural charm of the valley. In the evening return back to Houseboat. Overnight at Houseboat/Hotel
Day 7: Srinagar – Katra 268 Kms
Leave early in the morning 6/7 Hrs drive to Katra and check in at Hotel. By the evening you will reach to Srinagar. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 8: Katra – Vaishnodevidarshan – Katra
After earliest breakfast leave by foot for Vaishno Devi Ji temple for Darshan. By the evening you will return back to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 9: Katra – Jammu 50 Kms
Morning free for personal activities. Drive to Jammu railway station to connect onwards destination train.
Tour Price Includes:
- Transfers and sightseeing tours by Qualis/Innova/Scorpio/Tempo/Winger
- Accommodation as per the plan of the package
- Meals on MAPAI basis at all places (bed tea, breakfast, and dinner)
- Service of our representative at the time of arrival and departure
- All entrance fee, too taxes, monastery fee and special inner line permit
- Rates are inclusive of all taxes and valid for season 2014
- Airfare to and from Srinagar/Leh.
- Any Kind of Personal Expenses or Optional Tours / Extra Meals Ordered
- Any thing not specifically mentioned under the head “Prices included”.
- Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Phone Calls
- Any Kind of Drinks (Alcoholic, Mineral, Aerated)
- Guide fee, camera fee, Soft or Hard drinks, Starters.
- Medical & Travel insurance
- Additional costs due to flight cancellation, road blocks etc